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Designers’ Notebooks: Tracy A. Davis, Urban Dwellings, Portland, Me

Tracy A. Davis is the founder and leader of Urban Dwellings a Portland ME based Interior Architectural Practice. Tracy has been recognized nationally for...

Designers’ Notebooks: Lisa Staprans

Lisa Staprans is a nationally recognized interior designer based in Portola Valley, California, with projects around the country. Lisa gains inspiration from the beauty of nature that surrounds her as well as the innovative and entrepreneurial spirit of Silicon Valley.

The Design Museum – London

The Design Museum museum is  devoted to contemporary design in every form from architecture and fashion to graphics and decorative arts, product and industrial...

TEXTURE – Museum of Flax and River Lys.

TEXTURE is a museum devoted to the history, production and uses of flax. The flax industry was the most important economic activity in the...

Quick Take on NY NOW – Flat Woven equals High Design

New rug designers are using flat woven rugs as the medium of choice.  Previously,a hand tuffted rug was the medium of choice for entry...

Modern Abstracts in Rug design

Known as a movement in the arts that aims to break with classical and traditional forms, modernism has always been a big part of...

The Processes of How to Design & Create a Rug

Part 1. In this three-part series, Rug News and Design Magazine has paired with Textile Girl’s Creative Director Ashley Alford to explain exactly how...

MA Allen, Allied Member ASID MA Allen Interiors Raleigh, NC

What markets and design centers do you attend? I attend the High Point Market, ADAC in Atlanta, as well as the Decoration & Design Building...

Hilda Vermillion, Vermillion Interiors, Raleigh, NC

What markets do you attend? I usually go to the High Point Markets and get most of my rugs at Furnitureland South. I have gone...

ROMANCE OF INDIAN HAND WOVEN RUGS

Forty-three years ago, my recently acquired husband, Leslie Stroh the improbable and impressionable new President of Fritz & LaRue, returned from his first trip...

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Fab Habitat at NY NOW

Fab Habitat, new to this market, include the plastic rugs of Chevron and Cancun sunset. They are recycled plastic rugs perfect for the outdoors. New...